‘Audio Podcast’ Posts

Back To School Podcast: Stand Out in Your Department

Getting good grades is only half the battle. You still want to stand out to your professors who can help you score internships, research opportunities, and even jobs after graduation. Today, Laura, Emily, and Shep share some advice on how to stand out in your major. Note: we’re using the html5 <audio>  tag for the ...

Back To School Podcast: Take Notes Like a Pro

The quality of the information you capture in class can determine how well you do on exams, so it’s important to find the system that works best for you. Today, Shep, Emily, and Laura discuss their favorite tactics for tackling class notes. Note: we’re using the html5 <audio>  tag for the media player, and it ...

Back To School Podcast: To Bring or Not to Bring

Every year we have to decide what to pack up and take to college, and what to leave at home. In this episode, Emily, Laura, and Shep discuss what you should bring for your dorm, and what you’d be better off without. Note: we’re using the html5 <audio>  tag for the media player, and it ...

Who Would We Cast in the HackCollege Movie?

Episode 7: The HackCollege team talks about our favorite posts of the week, the incredibly-inspiring The Social Network, and formulate plans for the 100 million dollar HackCollege movie. If your browser doesn’t support the HTML5 player below, just download the .mp3 here. Your browser does not support the audio element. Show Notes Make Life Easier: ...

HackCollege Podcast: Episode 6

In this week’s episode, the team gushes about GroupMe some more, has fun with Translation Party, and debates the merits of dropping out of school.  If your browser doesn’t support the HTML5 player below, just download the .mp3 here. Your browser does not support the audio element. Show Notes GroupMe Satoshi Hiroshi. The hack that ...

HackCollege Podcast: Episode 5

In this week’s episode, the HackCollege team discusses school bags, whipping out your cell phone in class, and where to start your awesome new blog..  If your browser doesn’t support the HTML5 player below, just download the .mp3 here. Your browser does not support the audio element. Show Notes Different Bags for Toting Your Books ...

HackCollege Podcast: Episode 4

In this week’s episode, Laura, Emily, and Shep discuss changing up your study space for better recall, a Groupon clone for college students, and yet another tablet claiming that it will be your textbook.  If your browser doesn’t support the HTML5 player below, just download the .mp3 here. Your browser does not support the audio ...

HackCollege Podcast: Episode 3

The Podcast is back for another week, and the HackCollege team is discussing student debt, an aggregator for your entire online life, Google’s Priority Inbox, and people whining about not having jobs.  If your browser doesn’t support the HTML5 player below, just download the .mp3 here.  Go ahead, take it. It’s free :) Your browser ...

HackCollege Podcast: Episode 2

In this week’s episode, we discuss an awesome infographic, what we keep on our desks, and some of our tech horror stories from the first weeks of school. Note: we’re using the html5 <audio>  tag for the media player this week, and it should work fine in Chrome and Safari. If your browser isn’t supported, ...

HackCollege Audio Podcast: Take One

And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for… the very first episode of our impromptu audio podcast! We get together on Skype every week for a conference call, so we figured we’d stay an extra 15 minutes and record a podcast of sorts where we discuss college-related news and tips.  Yes, it’s janky and ...